Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Al - Hakam Islamic Law & Contemporary Issues focus on issues: Tax Law, Employment Law, Licensing Law, State Finance Law, Tax Court Law, Law of Administrative Court, State Apparatus Law, Migrant Workers Health Policy, Environmental & Forestry Law, Mining & Energy Law, Biotechnology Law, Government Oversight Law, Public Service Law, Medical & Biomedical Law, Legal Aspect of E-Government, Legal Aspects of Development, Islamic Law


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process / Policy

Submitted manuscripts will be pre-reviewed by the editors, determining whether the manuscripts have conformed to Al Hakami Islamic Law & Contemporary Issues submission guidelines. Manuscripts which have conformed to the journal’s style will be peer-reviewed. Al - Hakam is a blind peer-reviewed journal which involves many reviewers of experts in relevant field of Administrative laws. Final decision of manuscript acceptance is solely decided by the editors according to reviewers' comment.

Plagiarism and self-plagiarism are not allowed. Al-HAKAM uses Turnitin to screen articles for detecting plagiarism. Detection of overlapping and similar text is used there and so quotations and appropriate citations have to be used whenever required.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.